Copper Crucible

Copper Crucible

How the Arizona Miners' Strike of 1983 Recast Labor-Management Relations in America
Jonathan D. Rosenblum

A 1995 Choice Magazine "Outstanding Academic Title"



In this second edition of his in-depth and gripping account of the Arizona Miners' Strike of 1983, Jonathan D. Rosenblum describes in a new epilogue the resurgence of union activism at Steelworkers Local 890 in Silver City, New Mexico, more than a decade since the devastating campaign waged by the Phelps Dodge Corporation to obliterate the unions at its Arizona properties.